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Foundational literacy index: West Bengal tops chart, Bihar at bottom in large states category

IndiaTimes Thursday, 16 December 2021
West Bengal topped the chart and Bihar languished at the bottom in the 'large states' category on the 'Index on Foundational Literacy and Numeracy' -- an indicator of literacy among children below 10 years. In the 'small states' category, Kerala grabbed the top spot and Jharkhand was adjudged the worst performer on the index.
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West Bengal coal scam case: SC allows ED to question Abhishek Banerjee in Kolkata | Oneindia News [Video]

West Bengal coal scam case: SC allows ED to question Abhishek Banerjee in Kolkata | Oneindia News

The Supreme Court has allowed the Enforcement Directorate to interrogate Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee in an alleged coal theft case in West Bengal; Congress MP Karti Chidambaram's home and offices were searched today by the CBI; Heavy rains and thundershowers lashed across several parts of Kerala; The Rupee weakened to an all-time low against the dollar. #SupremeCourt #ED #AbhishekBanerjee

Credit: Oneindia    Duration: 02:21Published

Bihar Bihar State in eastern India

'Enemy No.1 of north Indians': JD(U) opposes MNS chief Raj Thackeray’s Ayodhya visit

BJP’s coalition partner in Bihar the JD(U) has decided to oppose Raj Thackeray’s visit to the holy city and has demanded an apology from him for his stand on..
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Bodies floating on Ganga: NGT asks UP, Bihar governments to inform number of human corpses found in river

A bench of Justices Arun Kumar Tyagi and expert member Dr.Afroz Ahmad directed the Additional Chief Secretary (Home) and Additional Chief Secretary/Principal..
IndiaTimes

Not long before wheels start moving on caste census: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

Bihar chief minister said he had also made this known to leader of the opposition Tejashwi Yadav who met him last week to discuss the issue.
DNA

Bihar Rajya Sabha by-election: JD-U fields Anil Hegde

By election is being held in Bihar for one Rajya Sabha seat which fell vacant after the demise of Janata Dal United (JDU) MP Mahendra Prasad.
DNA

Kerala Kerala State in southern India

Kerala court denies anticipatory bail to P C George in hate speech case

The police had registered against George on May 10 for his objectionable remarks during a speech, which he delivered in connection with a temple festival at..
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Heavy rains in Kerala, IMD issues yellow alert, 2 dams opened

According to the IMD website, Kerala has received 237 percent excess showers of rain during the period from May 12 to 18.
DNA

IMD predicts rainfall in THESE states over next 2 days, relief from heatwave conditions

IMD further added that thunderstorms and lightning are very likely to occur at one or two places over Kerala and Lakshadweep for two days.
DNA

Amid heavy rains in Kerala, IMD issues yellow alert in THESE 9 districts

A 'yellow alert' means heavy rainfall between 6 to 11 cm.
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Jharkhand Jharkhand State in eastern India

Child labour in Jharkhand mines to representing India in Durban: The incredible story of Badku Marandi

Badku Marandi is among four people to represent India in the 5th Global Conference on the Elimination of Child Labour.
DNA

After arrest in money-laundering case, IAS Pooja Singhal suspended by Jharkhand government

Jharkhand Mining Secretary Pooja Singhal was sent to Birsa Munda Central Jail, Hotwar, on Wednesday after ED took her on remand for five days.
DNA
1,020 civilian bodies in Kyiv morgues, says Ukrainian official | Oneindia News [Video]

1,020 civilian bodies in Kyiv morgues, says Ukrainian official | Oneindia News

1,020 civilian bodies in Kyiv morgues, says Ukrainian official; Video of mourning family members of 17-year-old Faisal goes viral; UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson visits JCB factory on his visit to India; India condemns US Congresswoman Illhan Omar's visit to POK; Over 50 trapped in a coal mine collapse in Dhanbad, Jharkhand #Kyiv #RussiaUkraineWar #CivilianBodies

Credit: Oneindia    Duration: 03:00Published

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